Magnitude 2.1 Earthquake Struck 3 km NE of Velilla de los Ajos, Spain on January 22, 2004 22:11:55

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:21:06

On January 22, 2004 22:11:55 an earthquake with magnitude of 2.1 on the richter scale hit 3 km NE of Velilla de los Ajos, Spain. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 11.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude -2.228° and latitude 41.511°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on January 22, 2004 22:11:55 had a magnitude of 2.1 on the richter scale.

Shallow earthquakes are considered between 0 and 70 km deep, while intermediate earthquakes range from 70 - 300 km deep and deep earthquakes are between 300 - 700 km deep.

Are shallow earthquakes more destructive?

Shallow quakes generally tend to be more damaging than deeper quakes. Seismic waves from deep quakes have to travel farther to the surface, losing energy along the way.

Nearby Cities and Towns

The nearest significant population center is Velilla de los Ajos in Soria, Spain, located 3 kilometers or 2 miles ↙ SW of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Bliecos (Soria, Spain) located 4 km (2 mi) ← W and Maján (Soria, Spain) located 7 km (4 mi) ↙ SW of the epicenter.

In total, we found 344 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
3 km (2 mi) ↙ SW Velilla de los Ajos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
4 km (2 mi) ← W Bliecos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
7 km (4 mi) ↙ SW Maján Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
7 km (4 mi) ↓ S Cañamaque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
8 km (5 mi) ↘ SE Torlengua Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (6 mi) ↑ N Almazul Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
9 km (5 mi) ↖ NW Tejado Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
10 km (6 mi) ← W Nolay Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↙ SW Momblona Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↙ SW Escobosa de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ↑ N Gómara Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
12 km (7 mi) ← W Borjabad Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↙ SW Soliedra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↓ S Alentisque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N Villaseca de Arciel Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
14 km (8 mi) ← W Nepas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
15 km (9 mi) ↑ N Buberos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↑ N Portillo de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (10 mi) ↘ SE Monteagudo de las Vicarías Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
16 km (9 mi) ↖ NW Aliud Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) ↑ N Torrubia de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
17 km (10 mi) → E Bordalba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) → E Deza Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Reznos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Morón de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ↖ NW Cabrejas del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ↑ N Almenar de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Aldealafuente Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ← W Viana de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Carabantes Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ← W Cubo de la Solana Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
19 km (11 mi) ↘ SE Pozuel de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) → E Cihuela Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↙ SW Coscurita Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
22 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Candilichera Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Berdejo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↓ S Almaluez Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Torrelapaja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↓ S Taroda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
24 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Ciria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Frechilla de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) ↑ N Pinilla del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) → E Embid de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
25 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Bijuesca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Tajahuerce Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↘ SE Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Alconaba Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
26 km (16 mi) ↘ SE Monreal de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N Noviercas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↘ SE Santa María de Huerta Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (16 mi) ↙ SW Adradas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N Hinojosa del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
29 km (18 mi) → E Torrijo de la Cañada Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Malanquilla Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Aldealpozo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Torrehermosa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N Villar del Campo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N Pozalmuro Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↘ SE Cetina Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Arancón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Borobia Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
32 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Clarés de Ribota Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW Barca Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) → E Villalengua Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
33 km (20 mi) ↓ S Arcos de Jalón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) → E Contamina Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Matamala de Almazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) → E Moros Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↘ SE Alconchel de Ariza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (22 mi) ← W Tardelcuende Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Pomer Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
35 km (21 mi) ← W Quintana Redonda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Olvega Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Villasayas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Cabolafuente Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) → E Alhama de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Renieblas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Aranda de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Golmayo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
37 km (23 mi) → E Villarroya de la Sierra Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Suellacabras Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Garray Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Almajano Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) → E Bubierca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↓ S Alcubilla de las Peñas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
38 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Narros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Cueva de Ágreda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Velamazán Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Matalebreras Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↓ S Yelo Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ← W Provincia de Soria Léon 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Buitrago Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) → E Godojos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Centenera de Andaluz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Cirujales del Río Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Beratón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (26 mi) → E Cervera de la Cañada Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↓ S Medinaceli Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Fuentecantos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) → E Castejón de las Armas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) → E Ateca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Aldealseñor Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Fuentestrún Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Valdelagua del Cerro Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Fuentelsaz de Soria Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Carrascosa de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Purujosa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Sisamón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ↑ N Castilruiz Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N Magaña Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
43 km (26 mi) ← W Villaciervos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Ausejo de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) → E Carenas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ← W Fuentepinilla Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Oseja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Alpanseque Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Jaraba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Calcena Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Castilfrío de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Ágreda Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) → E Ibdes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Cerbón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Caltojar Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Jarque Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
46 km (28 mi) → E Torralba de Ribota Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) → E Terrer Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Fuentes de Magaña Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Algar de Mesa Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Calmarza Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Villel de Mesa Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Vozmediano Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Valtajeros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Rello Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) → E Valtorres Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Estepa de San Juan Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Gotor Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (29 mi) ← W Cidones Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Valdeprado Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Valdelcubo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
48 km (30 mi) ← W Valderrodilla Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Mochales Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N Cigudosa Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) → E Nuévalos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Sienes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Arévalo de la Sierra Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Illueca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
50 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Trasobares Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Maranchón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Talamantes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Paredes de Sigüenza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) → E Calatayud Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Oncala Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Navajún La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
51 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Litago Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Brea de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Lituénigo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Rollamienta Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) → E Sestrica Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Almarza Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
52 km (32 mi) → E Munébrega Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Ala Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE Campillo de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) → E Paracuellos de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Aguilar del Río Alhama La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Alcalá de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Luzón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↑ N Valdemadera La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Trasmoz Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Tordelrábano Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) → E Monterde Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Valdeavellano de Tera Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Anguita Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) ↘ SE Milmarcos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
55 km (34 mi) → E Morés Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ← W Abejar Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Vera de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) → E Maluenda Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↓ S Estriégana Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Sotillo del Rincón Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (34 mi) → E Paracuellos de la Ribera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↓ S Alcolea del Pinar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Santa Cruz de Moncayo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW San Pedro Manrique Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) → E Olvés Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Grisel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Alcolea de las Peñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Mazarete Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Mesones de Isuela Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Torrellas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Iniéstola Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Fuentelsaz Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Vizmanos Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) → E Velilla de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Nigüella Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Establés Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Cimballa Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Ambel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↑ N Cervera del Río Alhama La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
59 km (36 mi) ↓ S Saúca Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) → E Morata de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Anquela del Ducado Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Tarazona Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Arándiga Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) → E Sediles Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) → E Abanto Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Tabuenca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) → E Villalba de Perejil Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
60 km (37 mi) ↓ S Sigüenza Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) → E Alarba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
61 km (38 mi) → E Castejón de Alarba Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Bulbuente Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Vinuesa Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Cornago La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ↓ S Luzaga Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Tartanedo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) → E Chodes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) → E Morata de Jalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
62 km (38 mi) ← W Molinos de Duero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Villar del Río Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ← W Salduero Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
63 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Selas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Vierlas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Santa Cruz de Yanguas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (39 mi) → E Mara Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Igea La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Novallas Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
65 km (40 mi) → E Fuentes de Jiloca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Sotodosos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Aldehuela de Liestos Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↗ NE Maleján Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) → E Orera Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Riba de Saelices Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Torrubia Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Yanguas Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) → E Cubel Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) ↑ N Malón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↓ S Saelices de la Sal Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (41 mi) → E Ruesca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Santiuste Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Ainzón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
67 km (42 mi) ↓ S Torremocha del Campo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) → E Montón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Fuendejalón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Borja Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) → E Atea Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) → E Santa Cruz de Grío Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Fitero Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Ablanque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↗ NE Albeta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Tortuera Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ↑ N Grávalos La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (42 mi) ↑ N Tulebras Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Muro de Aguas La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) → E Villafeliche Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S Huérmeces del Cerro Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↗ NE Bureta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Barillas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Villarroya La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Viana de Jadraque Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Torremocha del Pinar Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Torralba de los Frailes Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Cascante Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Algora Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↗ NE Alberite de San Juan Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Enciso La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Herrería Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Olmeda de Cobeta Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↓ S Baides Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↓ S Abánades Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Cobeta Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Rueda de la Sierra Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (44 mi) ↑ N Cintruénigo Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
72 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Pozuelo de Aragón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) → E Murero Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Lumbreras La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Esplegares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Embid Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
73 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Magallón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Murchante Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
74 km (46 mi) ↗ NE Agón Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N Préjano La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) → E Manchones Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) → E Used Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Zarzosa La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Mandayona Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Bisimbre Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Rillo de Gallo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Mirabueno Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Fréscano Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Corella Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Villoslada de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Huertahernando Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Ajamil La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
76 km (47 mi) → E Orcajo Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Montenegro de Cameros Soria 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Corduente Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S Torrecuadradilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (47 mi) ↓ S Sacecorbo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S Villaseca de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Laguna de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Fontellas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↗ NE Mallén Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Molina de Aragón Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) → E Balconchán Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
79 km (49 mi) ↓ S Castejón de Henares Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) → E Santed Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Villanueva de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) ↓ S Canredondo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↑ N Tudela Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (50 mi) → E Daroca Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Gallinero de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
80 km (49 mi) ↗ NE Ribaforada Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Almadrones Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Pradillo La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
82 km (51 mi) → E Val de San Martín Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↗ NE Buñuel Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Valhermoso Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Campillo de Dueñas Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) → E Gallocanta Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) → E Valdehorna Zaragoza 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (52 mi) ↗ NE Fustiñana Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Castilnuevo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Alaminos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Alfaro La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↓ S Cogollor Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↓ S Masegoso de Tajuña Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
85 km (53 mi) ↑ N Castejón Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Brieva de Cameros La Rioja 🇪🇸 Spain
86 km (53 mi) ↘ SE Castellar de la Muela Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) → E Castejón de Tornos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Cifuentes Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (54 mi) ↓ S Valderrebollo Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Prados Redondos Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
88 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Odón Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
89 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Bello Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) → E Tornos Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Arguedas Navarra 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↓ S Barriopedro Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↘ SE Hombrados Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
91 km (56 mi) ↘ SE Morenilla Guadalajara 🇪🇸 Spain
94 km (58 mi) ↘ SE Torralba de los Sisones Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain
99 km (61 mi) ↘ SE Blancas Teruel 🇪🇸 Spain

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 54 utility-scale power plants in the vecinity of the earthquakes epicenter. Ranging form closest to furtherst, one of these is a neaclear power plant.

Distance Direction Power Plant Type Capacity
13 km (8 mi) ↓ S ALENTISQUE Wind 46.5 MW
24 km (14 mi) ↙ SW La Puente de Piedra Solar 11.2 MW
25 km (16 mi) ↑ N P.E. SIERRA DEL CORTADO Wind 18.48 MW
25 km (16 mi) ↑ N AMPLIACION SIERRA DEL CORTADO Wind 13.5 MW
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO EL PICAL Wind 19.8 MW
27 km (16 mi) ↙ SW P.E. QUINONERIA I Wind 36.55 MW
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S P.E. RADONA I Wind 80.42 MW
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N EL PULPAL Wind 17.25 MW
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO SIERRA DEL MADERO I Wind 14.85 MW
38 km (23 mi) ↓ S P.E. CERROS DE RADONA Wind 40.0 MW
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE PARQUE EOLICO EL TORANZO Wind 18.0 MW
41 km (25 mi) ↗ NE PARQUE EOLICO EL TABLADO Wind 19.8 MW
41 km (25 mi) ↓ S P.E. CARAMONTE Wind 49.94 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE ALTO DE LA SIERRA Wind 11.05 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE P.E. SIERRA DE LA VIRGEN Wind 28.8 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE SIERRA DE LA VIRGEN Wind 24.42 MW
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N P. E. MAGANA Wind 24.75 MW
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N AGREDA Wind 18.0 MW
46 km (28 mi) ↓ S PARQUE EOLICO LAYNA Wind 50.0 MW
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW P. E. CASTILFRIO Wind 24.75 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW P.E. ONCALA Wind 24.75 MW
51 km (32 mi) ↘ SE P. E. MARANCHON I Wind 66.0 MW
51 km (32 mi) ↘ SE P. E. MALLEN Wind 29.8 MW
51 km (32 mi) ↘ SE P. E. MARANCHON SUR Wind 12.0 MW
52 km (32 mi) → E P.E. ALMAREN UNIFICADO Wind 11.9 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↘ SE P. E. CLARES Wind 32.0 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S P.E. EL GUIJO II Wind 64.0 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S PARQUE EOLICO EL GUIJO Wind 47.6 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S P.E. EL GRANADO Wind 14.45 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW P. E. EL CAYO Wind 24.75 MW
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW P. E. MANZANAL Wind 33.75 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE PARQUE EOLICO BOIRA Wind 34.5 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE PARQUE EOLICO BORJA 2 Wind 37.51 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE P. E. BOQUERON UNIFICADO Wind 49.5 MW
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Ablitas Solar 8.8 MW
70 km (43 mi) ↗ NE P.E. SAN JUAN DE BARGAS (UNIFICADO) Wind 89.6 MW
73 km (45 mi) ↗ NE P.E. SANTO CRISTO DE MAGALLON Wind 40.0 MW
73 km (45 mi) ↗ NE P. E. MAGALLON 26 Wind 10.8 MW
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N P.E. PREJANO-ENCISO Wind 29.75 MW
76 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Fontellas Solar 8.8 MW
79 km (49 mi) ↘ SE FERTIMOLINA Gas 10.0 MW
79 km (49 mi) ↗ NE PARQUE EOLICO DEHESA DEL COSCOJAR Wind 15.0 MW
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Corella Solar 10.9 MW
80 km (49 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO MONTES DE CIERZO I Wind 59.5 MW
80 km (50 mi) ↓ S P.E. CANREDONDO I Wind 28.0 MW
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N PARQUE EOLICO DE SAN GREGORIO Wind 15.0 MW
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Valtierra II Solar 5.9 MW
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Valtierra Solar 12.4 MW
84 km (52 mi) ↗ NE Fustiñana III Solar 5.4 MW
85 km (53 mi) ↑ N Castejon Solar 5.2 MW
86 km (53 mi) ↑ N CASTEJON GRUPO 2 Gas 797.41 MW
86 km (53 mi) ↑ N CTCC CASTEJON GRUPO 1 Gas 424.91 MW
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Arguedas III Solar 7.1 MW
93 km (58 mi) ↘ SE P.E. CALDEREROS Wind 19.8 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 3 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 2.1 earthquake that struck 3 km NE of Velilla de los Ajos, Spain on January 22, 2004 22:11:55. These types were Solar power plants, Wind power plants, Gas power plants, below you find information how each type of power plant can pose a risk to you as a person or the ecosytem around you.

None of this information should be used as guidence in an event of an emergency, but rather as additional references to information provided by national, state and local authorities.

Gas Power

Gas power plants can pose significant risks to people and the environment in their vicinity during earthquakes.

Gas Leaks and Fires

Gas power plants rely on natural gas, which can leak from pipelines and equipment when damaged by seismic activity. These leaks can lead to fires and explosions, endangering people in the plant's vicinity.

Impact on Air Quality

Gas power plants emit pollutants, and fires caused by gas leaks during an earthquake can release harmful substances into the air. This can pose health risks to nearby residents.

Environmental Impact

Gas leaks can also harm the local environment, potentially contaminating soil and water sources.

To mitigate these risks, most modern gas power plants have robust safety measures in place, including gas leak detection systems, emergency response plans, and communication protocols to alert nearby communities in case of an incident. Additionally, local authorities should conduct risk assessments and ensure that emergency services are well-prepared to respond to potential hazards posed by gas power plants during earthquakes.

Solar Power

Solar power plants generally pose fewer risks compared to conventional power plants that use fossil fuels or nuclear energy. However, they are not without their own set of potential risks and challenges. Below you can find some of the risks associated with solar power plants in an event of a severe earthquake.

Environmental Impact

The production of solar panels involves the use of various materials, including rare metals and chemicals. Severe earthquakes could potentially introduce these into the ecosystems of their location.

Fire Risk

Although the solar panels themselves are not typically a fire hazard, electrical components like inverters and batterises that store the electricity can pose a risk. Electrical malfunctions or faults can lead to fires, especially in poorly maintained systems in an event of a severe earthquake, and thus pose a longterm risk for the local ecosystem.

Overall, the mitigation of risks associated with utility-scale solar power plants involves a combination of technological advancements, sustainable practices, regulatory adherence, and ongoing monitoring and maintenance.

Wind Power

In the event of a severe earthquake, wind power plants typically pose lower risks to people and ecosystems compared to some other types of power generation, such as nuclear or fossil fuel power plants. Below you'll find potential risks to still consider.

Turbine Collapse

The most significant risk to people is the potential collapse of wind turbine towers during a severe earthquake. If a wind turbine were to collapse, it could cause injury or loss of life to anyone in the vicinity.

Wildlife Impact

Wind turbines can pose a risk to local wildlife. In the event of an earthquake, there could be concerns about the displacement or injury of wildlife in the vicinity of the turbines or wild fires resulting from internal malfunction of turbines.

While wind power plants do have risks associated with earthquakes, they are generally considered to be a lower-risk energy source in terms of environmental and safety concerns when compared to certain other forms of power generation. Proper planning, engineering, and maintenance practices help mitigate these risks and ensure the safe operation of wind power plants during earthquakes.

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.

Magnitude 2.1 Earthquake Struck 3 km NE of Velilla de los Ajos, Spain on January 22, 2004 22:11:55
Date and Time
2004-01-22 22:11:55 (UTC)
Magnitude
2.1 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
11.0 km
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